As some of you know, I love cooking with coconut oil. I personally think it adds a fantastic flavor to most dishes and has a some awesome health benefits. Even though I haven’t talked about it much, I also love making soap and a variety of other beauty products. It is one of my little hobbies I love doing to relax, and it makes me happy knowing I am making products that are not only natural, but I can completely control. Knowing that some of you love making things like me, I thought I would include some spiffy products I discovered recently that I thought would be perfect for anyone who wants to experiment with coconut oil! Feel free to tell me what you think of these 5 Easy DIY Projects Using Coconut Oil!
Coconut Sugar Scrub
Coconut Oil Lip Gloss
Coconut Salt Scrub
Coconut Oil Honey Hair Mask
Raspberry Coconut Oil Body Scrub
Thanks. I am going to try the hair mask. My hair is long and tangles easily.
terrijean jacobo says
ive just started making some different diys for health/beauty products. ive got cocoa butter and also some shea butter but ive been wanting to also try using the coconut oil for a while now. thanks for posting these cuz im going to get me some now to try it out. =)
Susan Bewley says
Have fun! I really love working with cocoa butter too! 😀 If you want some good prices on stuff, check out Wholesale Supplies Plus. Its where I get all of my stuff.
I made my own body butter with coconut oil, Shea butter and cocoa butter. Love it.
Stoic Kitty says
I would like to try the Coconut Sugar Scrub. I alreadt have a big jar of coconut oil.
My life will love these ideas. Thanks for sharing. Have a great year ahead!
Christina Strapp says
Thank you for posting this! I have heard cocunt oil has so many uses! Will have to try some of them.
Juliee Fitze says
Going to make the cocunut lip balm without colouring for the little guy , he is always licking his lips and chin . Should help heal it up.
Debra Womack says
Wow! When you said easy you weren't kidding! I'm so surprised it's that easy to make the raspberry coconut oil body scrub.
Tenley Erickson says
Great info! I am going to try the Coconut Sugar Scrub. Sounds like the ideal treatment for winter dry skin. I love that Coconut Oil has so many great uses!
javiera olivares says
im going to try this!
Danielle B says
I love coconut oil! these are some good uses besides just cooking with it. It\'s also great shaving cream.
My coconut oil is actually in the mail/on the way to my house right now ~ thank you for posting these simple ideas
I've been using coconut oil on my hair . I put it on a couple of hours before I wash it and it makes my hair soft and tangle free.
Marcia Lee says
I made a brown sugar scrub and gave several of them as Christmas presents to my friends. I love the ingredients in the Homemade Coconut Salt Scrub and I want to make some for myself. I pinned it & the Coconut Sugar Scrub and would like to make that as well. Thank you for the easy tutorial and recipes.
Wanda Tracey says
I love your DIY ideas with coconut oil,especially the hair mask.I just ordered another big jar of coconut oil from Aamazon and I’m waiting for it to come.Thanks for sharing these awesome ideas.
patricia salyers says
these are so cool thank you so much!
Sandra VanHoey says
I absolutely hate the taste of cocoonut but I love the smell and anything I buy for scented items I look for a coconut scent. I really like some of these like the raspbery coconut oil body scrub. That sounds great
What great craft projects! Thank you for sharing these with us.
I love the smell of coconut oil and I have heard of people cooking with it tho I have never tried that. But I do buy a lot of coconut scented products. Thanks so much so these easy things to make with the coconut oil – gonna try them.
Amanda Shaw says
I can hardly wait to try these! I have a TON of mason jars to put them all in so I want to make these! I love scrubs!
Trish F says
Thanks for compiling these recipes all in one place. I would love to make the Raspberry Coconut Oil Body Scrub and the Honey Coconut Hair Mask. I love Coconut Oil and all of its healthful benefits.
Wanda Bergman says
This is great! I have a huge jar of coconut oil and was wondering what I could do with it all.
Denise Taylor-Dennis says
I bet the coconut sugar scrub would be perfect for my dry skin. I’m sure any of these would be great to try.
Melissa S says
I think I am going to try the coconut oil lip gloss because I have everything on hand including a lipstick that is a nice color but a little too dark for me alone.